JVIC, a Zachry Group Company
JVIC Catalyst Services

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FREEPORT, TX 77541 - N/A


ZACHRY is currently seeking an experienced Industrial FireWatch for work in Freeport, TX. NO PERDIEM -7x10's 1 fatigue day. TWIC/ VALID DRIVERS LICENSE REQUIRED.

Position Summary:

A Fire Watch will assist with various manual needs of the construction work being performed on a Combined Cycle Plant including but not limited to moving equipment, digging, retrieving equipment, standing by for fire safety and any other work instructed by a supervisor or journeyman.

Qualification Highlights:
• Must be able to meet all physical demands – see below.
• Must have experience using industrial hand tools and power tools
• Must have reliable transportation and be able to work 7 days as needed

Position Responsibilities:
• Position may perform a large range of manual activities including but not limited to moving equipment, digging, retrieving equipment, standing by for fire safety, and any other work instructed by a supervisor or a journeyman.
• Use fire extinguisher.
• Climb on to structures and Scaffolding.
• Uses rigging and hoisting devices such as chokers, chain falls and come alongs to move equipment / materials into place
• Conducts preventative maintenance such as lubrication and fixing or repairing worn parts.
• Follows direction from supervisor

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• Basic knowledge of hand tools and power tools.
• Good problem-solving abilities
• Good aptitude and manual dexterity
• Good reading comprehension
• Ability to work with others – team player
• Good communication skills with co-workers and supervisors
• Commitment to Zachry values and safety rules and regulations

Physical Requirements:
• Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of standing, walking, bending, squatting and lifting. 
• Will talk and hear to communicate. 
• Must have good dexterity with hands and fingers to perform the precision adjustments of machinery parts and controls.
• Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, pull:  objects, materials, controls and tools. 
• May be required to lift, carry and move up to 50lbs. 
• Will occasionally work at heights, climb ladders and stairways and work off of platforms. 
• Will use vision abilities to focus, see short and long distances, colors, depth perception and peripheral vision. 
• Must be capable of working out side in the elements including but not limited to the heat, cold, rain, snow and wind; and must be able to work for long period of times up to 12 hours a day.
• Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and steel-toe boots. 

Required Tools
• No tools Required.

ZACHRY is dedicated in providing a Safe and Drug Free work environment; and is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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